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Jarrod Fletcher seeking to upset Daniel Geale in Aussie showdown this week

Greg Cohen say their fighter Jarrod "Left Jab" Fletcher (18-2, 10 KOs) is poised to spring an upset over former titlist Daniel "Real Deal" Geale (30-3, 16 KOs). In a fight that had to happen eventually, the two Australian middleweights will finally square off in a 12-round battle on Wednesday, December 3, at the Horden Pavilion in Moore Park, Sydney. "Jarrod wanted this fight for...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts: Fight Of The Year Candidate(s); Defending Garcia-Salka; More

The above fight is one of two to get Fight of the Year buzz from this past weekend, buzz that was overshadowed by the absolute disgrace that was the Showtime tripleheader headlined by Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka. For my money, the video of Francisco Rodriguez, Jr. vs. Katsunari Takayama doesn’t really start taking off toward FOTY candidacy until the 8th round,  with the 8th through...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts: Fight Of The Year Candidate(s); Defending Garcia-Salka; More

The above fight is one of two to get Fight of the Year buzz from this past weekend, buzz that was overshadowed by the absolute disgrace that was the Showtime tripleheader headlined by Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka. For my money, the video of Francisco Rodriguez, Jr. vs. Katsunari Takayama doesn’t really start taking off toward FOTY candidacy until the 8th round,  with the 8th through...
Via Bloguin Best
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia Knocks Out Rod Salka

Brooklyn, N.Y. The boxing world came to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY on Saturday night for an exciting triple header of boxing action that was headlined by Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka a special attraction fight, also had Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher, Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana.. The Fights were broadcasted on Showtime Championship Boxing with Mauro Ranallo Al...
Via Philly Sports Live
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia stops Rod Salka in second round

NEW YORK (AP) Light welterweight champion Danny Garcia remained unbeaten, stopping Rod Salka at 2:31 of the second round in a non-title fight Saturday night at the Barclays Center. Garcia (29-0) is the WBC and WBA champion, and the two organizations didn't sanction the bout because Salka usually fights as a lightweight and isn't even considered to be among the 50 best fighters in...
Via AP on Fox
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Jacobs Plows Through Jarrod Fletcher

Brooklyn native Danny “The Golden Child” Jacobs, now 28-1 (25 KO), stopped Queensland, Australia’s Jarrod Fletcher in the opening bout of the oft-dismissed Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka card on Showtime. A one-sided fight, Fletcher, 18-2 (10 KO), attempted to shift the momentum his way after finding himself falling behind, but couldn’t overcome a few different disadvantages...
Via Bloguin Best
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Jacobs Plows Through Jarrod Fletcher

Brooklyn native Danny “The Golden Child” Jacobs, now 28-1 (25 KO), stopped Queensland, Australia’s Jarrod Fletcher in the opening bout of the oft-dismissed Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka card on Showtime. A one-sided fight, Fletcher, 18-2 (10 KO), attempted to shift the momentum his way after finding himself falling behind, but couldn’t overcome a few different disadvantages...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka- Weigh in & Face Off Video

Tomorrow night at The Barclays Center, Danny Garcia will defend his title of best junior-welterweight in the world against unranked lightweight “Rowdy Roddy” Rod Salka (Yes we christened him a new nick name. Waaaat better than lighting Rod. Who does he think he is, Ben Franklin?) Both fighters made weight today on the scales as their weights and weigh in video is included below...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson, Daniel Jacobs weigh-in results & photos

Tomorrow night in Brooklyn, Showtime's tripleheader will take place at Barclays. The weigh-ins were held this afternoon for the card which features Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka, Lamont Peterson against Edgar Santana, and Daniel Jacobs vs. Jarrod Fletcher. There's also numerous prospects on the card, some of which will be televised in the special Showtime Extreme telecast. Check...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs Rod Salka Preview

  Brooklyn, N.Y. On Saturday August 9 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY, a triple header of boxing takes place headlined by Danny Garcia taking on Rod Salka a special attraction fight, also on the card is Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher, Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana. Danny Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs), of Philadelphia comes off a victory […]
Via Philly Sports Live
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka: Full main card weigh-in results

Photo Credit: Golden Boy Promotions Twitter Account The weigh-in for Saturday’s Danny Garcia versus Rod Salka took place Friday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The main bout between Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs) and Salka (19-3, 3 KOs) is at a catchweight of 142 pounds and none of Garcia’s junior welterweight straps will be on the line, as both the WBA and WBC didn...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Garcia v Salka Weigh-In 11AM

BROOKLYN, NY - Today light welterweight champion Danny “Swift” Garcia and Rod Salka take the scales ahead of their Saturday night clash. Also weighing in, Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher and Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana. ABOUT “GARCIA VS. SALKA”: Garcia vs. Salka, a 10-round welterweight bout on Saturday, August 9, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by...
Via BadCulture
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia-Rod Salka final press conference quotes & photos

With just days to go until their respective bouts, fighters on the "Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka" fight card hosted a final press conference Thursday at Barclays Center before they fight this Saturday, August 9. Main event fighters Danny "Swift" Garcia and "Lightning" Rod Salka were joined by fellow SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® participants Lamont Peterson, Edgar "El Camacho" Santana...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

: Danny Garcia Media Day In Philly

Philadelphia, PA (July 30, 2014) – Danny “Swift” Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs) hosted a Wednesday afternoon media workout at his home gym in Philly 10 days out from his showdown with “Lightning” Rod Salka (19-3, 3 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Garcia-Salka is the main event to a Showtime triple-header that also features Lamont Peterson vs Edgar Santana for...
Via BadCulture
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia-Rod Salka presser photos & quotes: De La Hoya & Co do best they can to defend card

The opening press conference was held for the August 9th Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka Showtime tripleheader event to be held at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Instead of really talking about the fights, viewed as a set of mismatches, the topic at hand was really left for Oscar De La Hoya and company to do the best they could to try to defend this card, and sell it as at least somewhat...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Round And Round, Featuring What’s Next For Devon Alexander, Zou Shiming And Others

Yes, yes, #cancelcolbert and everything, but it just makes sense: This is Round And Round, and it’s a short version of Round And Round, thus, Short Round from Indiana Jones. Besides the men in the headline in this regular column featuring fights in the works, we have rounded-up news on Gennady Golovkin, Deontay Wilder, Mauricio Herrera and a handful of others! Round And Round Let’s...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Greg Cohen Promotions busy with four cards in five weeks in New Year

New York-based promoter Greg Cohen of Greg Cohen Promotions has a very busy schedule set up for the start of 2014, with several high-profile events he is either promoting or co-promoting and featuring many of his premier fighters. On Friday, January 10, Greg Cohen Promotions, DiBella Entertainment, Brian Halquist Productions, and GH3 Promotions will present "Battle at the Boat 94...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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